Programs and Events Calendar
Community Day: Folk Music Festival
Art - Fair/Festival
Saturday, July 18, 2015
10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Featuring Art + Market
Art, Craft, Food, Music, and More! from 10am-1pm on Lancaster Street and in the Museum Lobby. Connect with artisans, farmers, and musicians.
Enjoy live folk music all day in the Stoddard Garden Courtyard.
All day long in the Stoddard Garden Courtyard
SCHEDULE OF LIVE MUSIC
10-10:45 Iza Jane
11:15-12 Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards
12:30-1:15 Lydia Fortune & Phil Nigro and Friends
1:45-2:30 Cannibal Ramblers
3:00-4:30 Bow Thayer
10:45-11:15 Cider Mill Stompers
12:00-12:30 Danielle Miraglia
1:15-1:45 Andy Cohen
2:30-3:00 Big Jon Short
10:00-10:45 Ari Charbonneau
11:00-11:45 Matt Robert
12:00-12:45 Rich "AD" Leufstedt
1:00-1:45 Andy Cummings
2:00-3:00 James Keyes
* Lineup subject to change
Contra Dance performances in the Renaissance Court, with Dan Pearl and Floorplay
Children’s Folk Music Sing Along at 11am and 2pm in McDonough Court; and tribute to Lead Belly, by Big Jon Short
Stay all day, and picnic in the courtyard!
Sip Food Cart open 11am-3pm
- Expanded Menu / Picnic Lunch Available / Watermelon slices for sale
- Bar in Courtyard serving beer and soda
Food Trucks will be parked on Lancaster Street from 11am-3pm
- The Dog Father
American Folk Music Survey
1pm in the HEW conference room.
Learn about American Folk Music, listen to an American Folk Music Survey with musicologist Sam Breene & art historian Dan Greenberg covering the origins of folk music in the 17th century all the way through folk revival of the 1950s & 60s.
Art Carts in the galleries and Art Making all day long in the downstairs studios of HEW wing.
Make your own folk instrument.
Studio Workshop 12:30-2:30pm
Band Boxes: paint your own band box. $10, register in advance at worcesterart.org/education or day of.
12-12:30 Zip Tour (Joan Snyder)
2-2:30 "American Folk Art, Lovingly Collected" Tour with American Curator, Elizabeth Athens
Folk Art Festival
Check out our Folk Art Festival on August 22.
Cost: Free with museum admission
Sponsored by: Sponsored by Reliant Medical Group.
Suggested Audiences:Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School, Elementary, Preschool, Toddler, Infant
Last Modified: July 15, 2015 at 3:32 PM